MADISON, Wis. (12/27/07)--Certified Credit Union Financial Counselor (CCUFC) designations were awarded to 22 people by the Credit Union National Association (CUNA) in December. This is the fourth class to receive the certification. Participants attended CUNA’s Certified Financial Counselor School: Parts I and II and successfully completed the exams to receive the designation. The program teaches how to help members prevent financial difficulties with responsible money management techniques, as well as how to design and implement a credit union financial counseling program. Certified Financial Counselor School: Part I and the new Advanced session will be offered beginning March 30 in Miami. A two-part self-study version of the program--the Credit Union Financial Counseling Certification Program (CU FiCEP)--is also available. To view the list of new CCUFC designees or for more program information, use the resource links.